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AMERICAN SAMOA PROTECTION COVERAGE

American Samoa

19

Protected Area Count

0

Management Effectiveness Assessments

35,489.58 km² / 406,816.03 km² (8.72%) Protected

Marine

33.37 km² / 210.58 km² (15.85%) Protected

Terrestrial

These statistics might differ from those reported officially by countries due to difference in methodologies and datasets used to assess protected area coverage and differences in the base maps used to measure terrestrial and marine area of a country or territory.

Source: from ProtectedPlanet.net.

BIODIVERSITY

Species
Total: 1450
Endemic: 0
Threatened: 9
Threatened Endemic: 0
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Key Biodiversity Areas

No data available.

UNEP-WCMC and IUCN 2021,
Protected Planet: The World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA)/The Global Database on Protected Areas Management Effectiveness (GD-PAME),
Nov 2021, Cambridge, UK: UNEP-WCMC and IUCN.
Available at: www.protectedplanet.net.
Designation GIS Area GIS Marine Area IUCN Category Management Plan Status Status Year WDPA ID
Rose Atoll Marine
National Monument
V Not Reported Designated 2009 555672183
Alega Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2013 555655549
Ofu Vaoto Marine Park
Marine Protected Area
Ia Not Reported Designated 1994 555655666
Rose Atoll
National Wildlife Refuge
IV Not Reported Designated 1973 555656106
Rose Atoll National Wildlife Refu
National Wildlife Refuge
Ib c Designated 2009 555665489
Rose Atoll National Wildlife Refuge
Marine Protected Area
Ia Not Reported Designated 1973 2936
Rose Atoll Marine National Monument
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2009 400012
National Park of American Samoa
Marine Protected Area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1988 555556172
National Marine Sanctuary of American Samoa
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 1986 555586873
Amanave Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
Ia Not Reported Designated 2009 555614450
Alofau Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2001 555614451
Amaua & Auto Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2003 555614452
Aua Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2003 555614453
Masausi Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2002 555614454
Poloa Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2001 555614455
Vatia Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2003 555614456
Fagamalo Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
Ia Not Reported Designated 2003 555614457
Matu'u & Faganeanea Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
V Not Reported Designated 2005 555614458
Sa'ilele Village Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
Ia Not Reported Designated 2005 555614459